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Dr. Michael (Mickey) Loftus

Mullenmore North, Crossmolina, Co. Mayo.

22 Apr, 2023

Peacefully at the Moy Ridge nursing home, Ballina surrounded by his family.

Predeceased by his parents Martin & Mary, stepmother Mai, brothers Dr. Benny, Marty, Kevin, Dan & sister Ettie.

Dr. Mickey Loftus, (former president of the GAA & Coroner of North Mayo), deeply mourned by his loving wife Edie, children Michael, Orla, Patrick & Dr. Joe, daughters-in-law Dr. Eleanor, Monica & Jordan, son-in-law Donal, his 10 grandchildren Rosanna, Mikey, Patrick, Kevin, Claire, Dr. Katie, Joe, Sam, McKenzie & Ben, brothers Dr. Declan, Finian, Dr. Colm, Shane, Liam & sister Siobhan, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, his extended family, neighbours, many friends who knew & loved Dr. Mickey within medical & GAA communities.

Go ndéana Dia trócaire ar a anam gaelach.

Reposing at Crossmolina Deel Rovers GAA Club, St. Tiernan’s Park, Ballina Rd, Crossmolina (Eircode F26 ED39) on Monday evening from 4pm until 7pm.

Funeral will arrive to St. Tiernan’s Church, Crossmolina on Tuesday for Requiem Mass at 12 noon followed by burial in Crossmolina Cemetery.

Dr. Mickey’s funeral Mass will be live streamed on

Family flowers only.  Donations if desired to the Moy Ridge nursing home, patient comfort fund C/o McGowan’s funeral home, Ballina.

You are welcome to leave a message of condolence below for the family – please see form at bottom of page. Alternatively, you can send a private message to the family on


  1. Sincere condolences to all the Loftus family on the passing of Dr. Mickey. Ní bheidh á leithéid ann arís.

  2. Sincere condolences to Eleanor Joe and family on their sad loss. He was a highly respected family doctor beloved of his family and patients who was not afraid to speak out about what was right regardless of vested interests. He was a sportsman supreme who served his native county on the field of play with distinction and the GAA at the highest level. May his gentle soul rest in peace.

  3. Sincere sympathy to all the family from Sean and Martha Allen, Ballina.

  4. Sympathy to all the families. From Marie Bambrick & Hugh de Lacy.

  5. To Edie, Michael , Orla, Patrick, Joseph and all of Dr. Mickey’s family we offer our sincere condolences. A true gentleman who lived a wonderful life and will be sorely missed. Ní bheidh a leithéid arís ann. May he rest in peace. We will be thinking of you all and will remember him in our prayers. 🙏

  6. Condolences to our friend and colleague Pat, and the wider Loftus family on the passing of Dr Michael.

  7. Sincere condolences to all the Loftus family on the death of Dr.Mickey Loftus .He had a long and distinguished life .May his gentle soul rest in peace.

  8. Sincere sympathies to all of Dr Michael Loftus family his wife Edie sons daughter brothers and grandchildren and extended family

    I will always remember Dr Loftus Doctor and Top Mayo Footballer for his gentle manner and kindness to everyone patients friends and family

  9. Sincere condolences to the loftus family on the passing of
    Dr. Mickey loftus from the Galvin family

  10. Rest in Peace Dr. Mickey: We were very sorry to hear of Dr. Mickey’s death. Dr. Mickey took such good care of my family for which I will be always grateful. Our prayers and sympathy to Edie and all the family.
    Kevin and Kathleen Loftus. San Francisco CA.

  11. Condolences to the family of Dr. Mickey who lived a life of immense dedication to his patients and to the GAA.

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